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Source code changes of the file "INSTALL" between
zutils-1.9.tar.lz and zutils-1.10.tar.lz

About: Zutils is a collection of utilities able to deal with any combination of compressed and non-compressed files transparently. The utilities zcat, zcmp, zdiff, zgrep and ztest supports the compressors bzip2, gzip, lzip and xz.

INSTALL  (zutils-1.9.tar.lz):INSTALL  (zutils-1.10.tar.lz)
Requirements Requirements
------------ ------------
You will need a C++11 compiler. (gcc 3.3.6 or newer is recommended). You will need a C++11 compiler. (gcc 3.3.6 or newer is recommended).
I use gcc 6.1.0 and 4.1.2, but the code should compile with any standards I use gcc 6.1.0 and 4.1.2, but the code should compile with any standards
compliant compiler. compliant compiler.
Gcc is available at http://gcc.gnu.org. Gcc is available at http://gcc.gnu.org.
POSIX compliant versions of diff and grep are required for zdiff and zgrep.
(Option -L of zgrep fails (prints wrong results, returns wrong status, and
even hangs) when using GNU grep versions 3.2 to 3.4 inclusive because of a
wrong change in the exit status of grep, which was reverted in GNU grep 3.5).
Compressors for bzip2, gzip and lzip formats are required to run the tests. Compressors for bzip2, gzip and lzip formats are required to run the tests.
If you are installing zutils along with GNU gzip and want to keep the If you are installing zutils along with GNU gzip and want to keep the
gzip scripts, the recommended method is to configure gzip as follows: gzip scripts, the recommended method is to configure gzip as follows:
./configure --program-transform-name='s/^z/gz/' ./configure --program-transform-name='s/^z/gz/'
This renames, at installation time, the gzip scripts and man pages to This renames, at installation time, the gzip scripts and man pages to
'gzcat', 'gzcat.1', etc, avoiding the name clashing with the programs 'gzcat', 'gzcat.1', etc, avoiding the name clashing with the programs
and man pages from zutils. and man pages from zutils.
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'configure' automatically checks for the source code in '.', in '..', and 'configure' automatically checks for the source code in '.', in '..', and
in the directory that 'configure' is in. in the directory that 'configure' is in.
'configure' recognizes the option '--srcdir=DIR' to control where to 'configure' recognizes the option '--srcdir=DIR' to control where to
look for the sources. Usually 'configure' can determine that directory look for the sources. Usually 'configure' can determine that directory
automatically. automatically.
After running 'configure', you can run 'make' and 'make install' as After running 'configure', you can run 'make' and 'make install' as
explained above. explained above.
Copyright (C) 2009-2020 Antonio Diaz Diaz. Copyright (C) 2009-2021 Antonio Diaz Diaz.
This file is free documentation: you have unlimited permission to copy, This file is free documentation: you have unlimited permission to copy,
distribute, and modify it. distribute, and modify it.
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